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    Sale 1970

    Post-War And Contemporary First Open

    1 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 179

    Alexander Calder (1898-1987)

    The Great Fall

    Price Realised  

    Alexander Calder (1898-1987)
    The Great Fall
    signed and dated 'Calder 74' (lower left)
    gouache and ink on paper
    43 x 14½ in. (109.2 x 36.8 cm.)
    Executed in 1974.


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    This work is registered in the archives of the Calder Foundation, New York, under application number A11187.

    Provenance

    Galerie Maeght, Paris
    Anon. sale; Sotheby's, New York, 5 October 1989, lot 158
    Howard Russeck Galleries, Philadelphia
    Acquired from the above by the present owner


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR